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GPU for Big Data Processing

June 27th, 2012 5 comments

While talking about the data processing, we naturally take CPU for granted. However, latest GPU (Graphics Processing Unit, also know as Visual Processing Unit, or VPU) comes with hundreds of cores and calculates much faster than CPU. The question is how practical it is to use GPUs in processing big data.

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